The ability to wield flails or chained weaponry with great skill. A variation of Weapon Proficiency.
- Ball & Chain Proficiency
- Bola Proficiency
- Chained Weapon Proficiency
- Flail Proficiency
- Nunchaku Proficiency
Users are able to demonstrate nimble aptitude for swinging weaponry. The user is able to wield swinging weaponry with great skill in hand condition, agility and moderate attack power.
- Beat your enemies silly.
- Immobilize your opponent.
- Whirl your weapon to counter or block attacks.
- Be able to use the weapon as a rope if the length of the rope or chain is long enough.
- Strangle your opponent with the rope or chain.
- If users possess energy capabilities, they may be able to perform:
Baldor (right) wielding Heimdall, a rocket-boosted Orichalcum flail with a control at the handle, so powerful it is capable of shattering a city block.
Ōmaeda's Shikai, Gegetsuburi, takes the form a spiked ball attached to a long chain. It has little defensive power, and is more for simple offensive force.
Darkray wielding the Death Angel Hammer in her weapon form (though Hammer resembles more of a flail), along with five others.
Yo-Yo Kirby wielding his namesake weapon as a flail.
Malin wielding bladed yo-yo as flails.
Samehada's handle extending, changing it into a shark's skin flail.
Rakuyo wielding a spiked flail with a canine-like face. It seems to be sentient to a level, and can bite at the same time as impact.
Hyper Blossom wielding a yo-yo as a flail.
The Shizuru Kuwabara: Reikibuki
After upgrading his Billy Club, Daredevil gained the ability to use his grappling hook to connect both parts to serve in a variety of ninja-themed flail weapons.
Trick Chain (Valkyrie Crusade)
Sugilite (Steven Universe) uses a flail made from Garnet's gauntlets and Amethyst's whip.
Sam (iCarly) often carries around a sock full of frozen butter to swing and hit people she dislikes.
Kratos (God of War) wields the Blades of Chaos, two short blades connected to his wrists by chains that extend outward.
One of the Sisters (Kubo and the Two Strings) is adept at the use of a chain-scythe/claw weapon.